Janusz Akermann (born 1957 in Tczew) is a Polish painter and Professor of Fine Arts in Gdańsk.
Between 1981-1985, Akerman studied at the Painting Department at the State Academy of Fine Arts in Gdańsk. He graduated in 1985, taking over from Kazimierz Śramkiewicz. Then between 1999–2002, he started teaching painting and drawing at the European Academy of Art in Warsaw. It was not until 2006 that Akerman received the title of Professor.